The Explorer Magazine Summer 2021 - Page 22

Let s Go Camping !

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othing says “ fall ” like camping with your favorite friends and family at McCloud Nature Park .
Each year , we invite families to join us on a nighttime adventure full of games , fireside chats , and s ’ mores . We will be hosting two Family Campouts this year .
THINGS TO DO :
• Explore 232 acres of McCloud Nature Park or hike any of the 6.5 miles of trails
• Naturalist-led fire-starting
• Naturalist-led evening hike
• Self-led Prairie Maze Hikes
• Big Walnut Creek-stomp
Pack your tent , camping gear , sleeping bags , and dinner to cook over the fire . We will provide a campsite ( including firepit ), s ’ mores , breakfast , and 232 acres of natural wonders for your family to explore !
Advance registration is required through HendricksCountyParks . org and space is limited . Registration opens July 31 , and it is recommended that you register early for this popular event !
WHEN Sept . 18 – 19 and Sept . 25-26
WHERE McCloud Nature Park
CHECK-IN Between 2 and 4 p . m .
CHECK-OUT By 11 a . m .
FEE
$
30 per tent site ( up to 6 family members per campsite )

2021 McCloud

BEE FEST

SATURDAY , AUGUST 28 1-4 P . M . MCCLOUD NATURE PARK
BEE enchanted by the extraordinary impact of a tiny creature !
• Meet local beekeepers
• Learn about the life of a bee
• Learn beekeeping basics from bee experts
• Make fun bee crafts
• Visit McCloud ’ s bees in the observation hive
• Buzz around playing games
• Take home some bee products
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